Locum Pharmacist

Job Title: Locum Pharmacist
Contract Type: Locum
Location: Loddon Mallee, Victoria
Salary: Up to AU$45 per hour + super
Start Date: 20/01/20
Reference: 200034067_1578979977
Contact Name: Nivi Kent
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 14, 2020 16:32

Job Description

Client & Location Information

Animal veterinary group located in the Goldfields region of VIC, approximately 153kms north-west of Melbourne. This company is Australia's largest rural and production animal veterinary group. The locum will be working in a modern warehouse.

Job Specification

Locum pharmacist required from Monday 20th January (or ASAP) for 4 weeks

Work hours: 9am - 12pm Monday to Friday (more hours can be offered to the locum)

As the Pharmacist your work day will see you manage all required prescription and non-prescription medications that have been ordered by this company's consultant veterinarians and farm clients. You would be responsible to ensure the products comply with quality standards and are distributed not only in an efficient manner but also within the relevant legislation and policy standards.

Accuracy and attention to detail is paramount with this role, as you will be making sure dispensing and labelling information is correct, consistent with the Approved Medications Lists and any abnormal prescriptions detected and investigated. You will manage stock control and ensure storage is compliant with regulations

You will be organising the daily workflow, developing and implementing quality assurance processes and overseeing quality assurance audits. You will liaise primarily with the team of production animal consultant veterinarians and on occasion with their farm clients.

Experience Required

* Registration as a Pharmacist with the Pharmacy Board of Australia (AHPRA).
* Understanding of dispensing Regulations and Legislation.
* Proven ability to work within a team harmoniously and independently.
* Experience working as a Pharmacist in Charge or sole charge Pharmacist is an advantage.

Salary & Benefits

$45/hr + super Monday to Friday. Travel expenses will be considered upon application (if travelling from Melbourne).

How to Apply

Submit your interest online, or if you are registered with us contact Belinda or Nivi directly for a confidential discussion on 1800 429 829 or email quoting job ref: 200034067